Careers at the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy are rewarding in more ways than one. While working at the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy, including at Fallingwater, you’ll experience an unusually deep sense of accomplishment, pride and camaraderie with other like-minded professionals.
Current Job Openings
Fallingwater, the architectural masterwork designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, has an opening for a part time housekeeping specialist. Will follow established curatorial procedures for cleaning the museum and will assist in cleaning other buildings on the property. Prior housekeeping experience is strongly preferred. Schedule is 18-24 hours 2 to 3 days per week, with rotating work on weekends and holidays, as scheduled. To apply send a resume to firstname.lastname@example.org and list Housekeeper in the subject line of the email.
Fallingwater, the architectural masterwork designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, located in the heart of the Laurel Highlands, is in search of part time Tour Guides. Come join a dynamic and collaborative team of museum educators that greet visitors from around the world. This is a great opportunity to work at a world-renowned architectural site, build your presentation and interpretation skills and enhance your resume. Whether you are a retired professional or just beginning your career, Fallingwater can change you and your vocational path.
Tour Guides engage visitors on one hour non-scripted general architecture tours of Fallingwater. Guides may also have opportunities to lead educational workshops and give presentations. Tour Guides must be able to retain architectural and historical facts, dates and anecdotes, and then customize that information according to the interests of the visitors. Tours should be conversational as the guide facilitates the visitor’s self-discovery of architecture in harmony with nature. Guides must be comfortable speaking in front of groups and will engage visitors ages 6 to106 from diverse cultures, languages and geographic areas. Must be articulate, positive, outgoing, dependable, flexible and have a professional demeanor.
To apply, email letter of interest and/or resume to email@example.com and list Tour Guide in the subject line of the email.
Fallingwater, Frank Lloyd Wright’s architectural masterwork, located just 4 miles north of Ohiopyle State Park, has a part time opening in its Visitor Services department. The Shuttle Driver transports visitors at Fallingwater to and from the House and assists visitors in and out of shuttle. Delivers mail, supplies, umbrellas and other materials to various departments. Must have valid driver’s license and safe driving record. Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. Job requires ability to work weekends and holidays, as needed. Position averages 3 days per week through November and then will be laid off until the spring. Email letter of interest and/or resume to firstname.lastname@example.org and list Shuttle in the subject line.
The Western Pennsylvania Conservancy considers applicants and volunteers without regard to race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, sex, sexual preference, disability, marital status or veteran status. Read the WPC Equal Opportunity Employer Statement.